Construction Manager

Amec Foster Wheeler
Dubai

90 days ago

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood has an opportunity for a Construction Manager to oversee the PMC construction management and provide the necessary support to the Project Director in the management of the project with specific focus on the construction phase and activities.

The Construction Manager shall manage the EPC Contractor on behalf of the Client, to ensure that the Contractor shall fulfil all his obligations with regard to HSE, schedule, quality and relations with the local communities. The Construction Manager shall support the Project Director in the analysis of all requests of contract changes, possible claims and contractual issues associated with the construction activities. The Construction Manager will report to the Project Director

Responsibilities
  • Be the primary contact with the Project Director for all Projects matters arisen in field
  • Supervise that EPC Contractor provide that Construction activities be completed in accordance with good construction practice, in accordance with the Project Schedule, that safety prescriptions and rules are fully applied, that all contractual obligations are fulfilled and advice the Owner accordingly
  • Together with the Field Project Control Coordinator, review and monitor the construction program and ensure that EPC Contractor prepares detail construction schedules for all areas and erection activities
  • Support the Project Director in discussing with EPC Contractor the Project changes proposed. Together with Project Director, Field Project Control Coordinator, review single progress report and construction overall progress report, budget and field construction activities in order to reach final goals
  • In absence of Project Manager in field is entitled to issue correspondence to the Owner CM and to the EPC Contractor under his signature for subject related to Project matters arisen in field
  • Receive and distribute to the field Discipline Engineers, under his control, information from the Owner P.M and from the EPC Contractor
  • Expedite from the field Engineering Coordinator and from the other people assigned under his control all the information requested for a proper supervision of Construction activities
  • Administer industrial relations and safety policies to maintain proper discipline for PMC Team
  • Conduct weekly meetings with EPC Contractor and PMC field Staff in order to verify weekly progress, safety and construction aspects, availability of documents, materials, manpower, etc. by EPC Contractor
  • Ensure with EPC Contractor representatives that their activities are in accordance with the Master Project Schedule
  • Immediately advise the Owner C.M. and Project Director of any factors adversely affecting the project
  • Coordinate as necessary with the Field Engineer Coordinator and his staff on all engineering matters
  • Coordinate with Owner/EPC Contractor Construction Managers on matters pertaining to Construction progress, etc.
  • Coordinate completion of construction and testing with start-up group when applicable
  • Check that all documents, which need approval by Owner C.M. to start work, be issued
  • To get approval from Owner/PM and PMC Project Director before start modification of scope of work
Please note that at this stage, applications for this role are invited as an Expression of Interest (EOI) whilst opportunities are being fully determined.

Skills / Qualifications
  • Degree: B.S. in Engineering
  • Minimum 25 years industrial experience
  • Minimum 5 years in similar position
  • Leadership and Team Building Skills
  • Management and client relationship skills
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Experience in PMC / EPC Organization in Refinery / Petrochemical Industries and have managed major project(s) of value not less than USD $500 million each
Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com 

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.